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Female Genital Mutilation Rates Peak In Kenya During School Holidays – An Alternative Option Offers A Solution

A past anti-FGM campaign meeting in Kajiado County, Kenya. Simon Maina/AFP via Getty Images Tammary Esho, Amref International University (AMIU) Female genital mutilation is a practice deeply rooted in cultural traditions around the world. The World Health Organisation defines it as comprising all procedures that involve removal of parts of the external female genital organs for non-medical reasons. The cut ...

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